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  CBS    KPIX 5 News Early Edition    News; News/Business. Frank  
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    July 12, 2013
    5:00 - 6:01am PDT  

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otherwise low clouds and fog to start off the day early on. temperatures holding mainly into the 50s outside. i think as we look toward the afternoon, low clouds will break up and peel back toward the coastline but you can see pretty good cloud deck right now and so it's going to take time for it to break up leaving behind a little sunshine inland and those temperatures some gradual warming for today. up in the 80s in some of the valleys as high as 86 in livermore, 84 in concord, but only about 64 degrees a little breezy maybe a couple of leftover clouds into san francisco. let's check the roads with elizabeth. thanks, lawrence. at 5:00, our delays are beginning to build in some parts of the bay area. your usual spots. so that would be westbound 580 as you approach the dublin interchange, starting to get crowded approaching 680. but it's actually farther east where we're really seeing the delays from the altamont pass. out to the bay bridge now and over the toll plaza no metering lights, so yeah, everything is great, so far just light summer traffic towards the pay gates and once again no metering
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lights. so let's go to our maps and show you some of those traffic sensors beginning to show some extra congestion a little bit of gridlock heading out of the altamont pass and they begin in tracy coming from 205. the drive time is up to 20 minutes. that's traffic. back to you guys. >> thank you. this oakland toddler daphne webb has been missing for two days and police say time of the essence. the girl's father says she was taken from his suv in oakland on wednesday morning. kpix 5 reporter cate caugiran is along the shoreline in oakland. it's one of the places being searched for that little girl. good morning. reporter: frank, oakland's burn unit combed through the area yesterday and the search was not successful. the robot came up with nothing. now time is ticking. we are going now on day 3 and still no sign of 21-month-old daphne webb. investigators were out searching the waterfront area because police say it was where daphne and her dad john webb liked to come. meanwhile, webb is facing
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felony child endangerment for leaving his daughter in his suv wednesday with his mother, who suffers from dementia. he is still not a suspect. but it seems investigators are zeroing in on webb. >> it's important to balance the missing person and the kidnapping at the same time, leaving the focus open for if there should be foul play. >> reporter: witnesses reported seeing a long haired black or hispanic woman with a child shortly afterwards. still no witnesses have come forward placing the little girl with her father at the market. we know that the investigation will continue in just a few hours. and we are expecting another update from oakland police later this morning. frank, back to you. >> cate, have we heard anything about daphne's biological mother? >> reporter: no, frank. at this point what we understand is that oakland police have spoken with daphne's biological mother. she does not live with daphne and her father and grandmother.
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but they say she is cooperative and not considered a suspect in this case. >> okay. the search continues. cate caugiran live for us in oakland, thanks. there's tough talk coming from union members as bart contract talks resume this morning. negotiators for bart and two unions are set to meet this morning for the first time since last week's strike. some union members went to yesterday's bart board meeting. they warned of another walkout when the current cooling-off period ends august 4. >> we love to serve the public but we would be prepared for the bloodiest longest strike since the 1970s. >> riders should be worried. after all, bart struck once and people weren't expecting it. this time, we're dealing with some very, very difficult issues. >> those issues include pay, healthcare and pensions. state mediators met separately this week with union and management officials. clean-up crews spent the night working at sfo to clear away the runway after saturday's crash-landing. the goal is to get runway 28
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left over by sunday. investigators say the engines and automatic flight controls were all working normally before saturday's crash. the pilot told them that flash of light he saw did not affect his vision. kpix 5 reporter anne makovec has more on the clean-up efforts, but first, we are getting reports there was a fire at the wreckage. >> reporter: yeah. at about 3:00 suddenly there was smoke pouring out of the remainder of the plane there on the runway. in firefighters were able to get out to the runway and put that fire out. we're trying to find out more information on how that happened and how much further damage was done overnight so we'll keep you posted as we find out more about that. in the meantime, ntsb still trying to find physical clues here as to what went wrong. two people died, more than 180 were injured on saturday after this plane asiana flight 214 crashed upon landing here at sfo. yesterday there was a visit from two of our congressional delegates here at the site,
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nancy pelosi and jackie speier. they say the carnage that exists here on the fuselage is horrific. they are praising the ntsb and first responders for their dealings with the crash thus far. >> thank god that fewer lives that more lives were not lost. so sad for those that were. just how fragile life is and here's this plane that came down in san francisco. >> i have had much too much experience unfortunately having to deal with explosions in san bruno and now this is at the airport and the ntsb has just shown that they are an incredible partner. >> reporter: now, the plan was for the ntsb to cut up and store the remainder of the plane's fuselage in a secure location here in the bay area and then the feds were going to save some of the pieces to be taken to washington, d.c. for further analysis. but still waiting to find out more information on this fire
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overnight and what, if any, further damage it did to what is left of that plane. again, we'll keep you posted as we find out more information this morning. live near sfo, anne makovec, kpix 5. if you pictures from the ntsb are showing us how damaged the inside of the plane is. much of this section is destroyed with rows of seats just gone. the remaining seats are pretty badly burned. and much of the roof of this portion of the plane was also destroyed. check out debris from the crash. it's spread out over a wide area near the runway. [ singing ] >> and dozens of people gathered for a vigil in los angeles last night to honor the two teenaged girls killed in the crash. the vigil was held at the west valley school where the teens from china were going to attend summer camp. the second-degree murder trial of george zimmerman could be in the hands of a florida jury as soon as this afternoon. prosecutors finished their closing arguments yesterday and
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the defense is expected to do so today. meanwhile, the judge ruled yesterday jurors will also be able to consider a lesser charge of manslaughter. zimmerman has admitted to the shooting trayvon martin last year only after martin attacked him. a russian official says he plans to meet today with u.s. fugitive edward snowden but he won't say where the meeting will take place. it's believed that snowden has been staying in a transit zone at the moscow airport since june 23rd. he is trying to negotiate for asylum. snowden faces espionage charges here in the united states for leaking classified documents. more than 200 prisoners are on the loose after they escaped during a deadly riot in western indonesia. inmates started fires during the riot which is apparently triggered by a power outage that left prisoners without water. five people were killed. prison security says it now has the facility under control. the pakistani teen who was shot by the taliban for
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promoting education for girls will speak at the u.n. today. malala yousufzai was shot in the head in 2012. she has been getting medical treatment in the great britain. she will speak at a youth assembly in new york. today is her 16th birthday. a murder mystery has some police up in the north bay -- stumped people up in the north bay. a body was found in vallejo on july 5 and police are asking for help in identifying the body. these are pictures of what the victim was wearing, an extra large shirt similar to this one and straight slim jeans size 36. if you know anything, vallejo police would like to hear from you. a san jose police officer who was supposed to investigate and solve sex crimes is himself being investigated for a sex crime. the d.a. says 33-year-old tony fragger met a teen on facebook and exchanged explicit photos with her after the break she shared her age. according to the d.a.'s office, the man said you're 17, oh,
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man, i thought were you 21. lol. the eight-year veteran turned himself in yesterday. he is on administrative leave and expected in court next week. other bay area headlines on this friday. jury deliberations began monday for two men accused of raping a 16-year-old outside richmond high school in 2009. in closing arguments, the defense attorney for jose montano said he was guilty of sexual battery but not rape. separate juries will consider the fates of him and marcelles peter. two other men are already in prison for the attacks. absolutely. >> the movie fruitvale station opens today in a limited number of theaters nationwide. it's based on the deadly shooting of oscar grant by a bart police officer in oakland in 2009. there was a special preview of the film in oakland last month. time now 5:09. he is going back, way back. the red sox player behind a smash-and-grab that made our
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play of the day. >> we ended up being sweet talked into it. >> a vacuum cleaner that cost more than some people's car. how one woman got suckered by a door-to-door salesman. >> time to get ready for the weekend. the weather looking pretty good. we have some fog in the forecast too. we'll sort it out coming up. >> and the lanes change trucks just drove by. they have four southbound lanes open to commuter traffic now across the golden gate bridge getting into san francisco. your drive to work is coming up. ,, [ male announcer ] how do you do a summer clearance the dodge way? first wait till summer. then get the cars ready. now add the dodge part. ♪
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sizzling again.. possibly be end of next month. the city says it can reopen, asg as the owner insta ilation system. bacon bacon fans can now celebrate. san francisco's popular pork restaurant will be sizzling again possibly by the end of august. the city says it can reopen as long as the owner installs a any ventilation system. >> they wanted to restrict my hours and put a lot of restraints on my business and i think the city should be the one putting restraints on my business, not a couple of neighbors. >> there's a big difference between a deli counter and a bacon restaurant in terms of the crowds that it draws, the parking impact and health impact. >> too many people were complaining about the smell so it was shut down.
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now it will be back open. >> i love bacon. >> i love bacon. >> you wake up in the morning, sizzling away, a cup of coffee. >> now i'm hungry. >> everyone loves bacon. it's the new thing. bacon is good for me. [ laughter ] let's go out live -- all right. let's go out to our traffic sensors and check out some drive times in the east bay. westbound 580 from the altamont pass out towards 680, still in the clear. yeah, everything is pretty much right on time for a friday morning. the nimitz and the eastshore freeway, all looking pretty good this morning. still 19 minutes on westbound 80 from the carquinez bridge to the maze. mass transit all reporting no delay. so if you want to ride bart this morning no issues getting into san francisco or around the east bay. let's see. muni metro, caltrain and ace. ace train number one still on time. let's hit the roads and check the sensors. this drive time just changed up to 22 minutes and it's because
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of this. westbound and eastbound we are seeing some delays now actually beginning this tracy and continuing out to north flynn and then you will see that things improve once you get closer to vasco road. westbound 4 so far good just a few tapping of the brake lights there. once you get closer to the "a" street exit where we usually see it, just a few tapping of the brake lights there. this is a live look at 880, a couple of flashing lights looks like in the northbound direction. --- in the northbound direction closer to high street. overnight roadwork still out there. southbound gets by fine heading towards the oakland airport. over at the bay bridge everything is great all morning long, no delays so far getting into san francisco. all right. the weekend is here. we all want to know what the weather is going to be like. for that, we'll go to lawrence. >> i'm still thinking about bacon, hash browns, eggs? >> i'm not a big bacon fan. [ laughter ] >> what?! you just made a commercial for
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bacon and now you're not a bacon fan! ! [ laughter ] we have low clouds and fog sweeping onshore. the temperatures mainly in the 50s this afternoon. we'll start to clear things out some 80s showing up inland. 60s and 70s inside the bay and 60s the fog is really going to stay thick at the coastline. in fact, probably going to stay very gray along the coast over the coming days although high pressure likely to start to build in and as it does we'll warm things up at least inland. out at the beaches it will stay cloudy as we have plenty of low clouds and fog in the forecast at least the next five to seven days. around the state you like it hot, 99 in fresno, 89 in sacramento, 93 yosemite and 65 degrees into monterey bay. around our bay we'll talk temperatures as high as 78 in san jose, 87 in morgan hill, 60 pacifica, east bay numbers up into the 80s in many spots. 70s in toward vallejo and benicia with a little sea breeze and, well, speaking of sea breeze, you will have plenty of that as you make your way into san francisco and along the coastline. temperatures cooler there of course into the 60s. next couple of days, we'll warm
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things up slightly maybe back into the 90s as we head in towards saturday and sunday at least inland. but plenty of clouds out along the coastline and some cooler temperatures. my mouth is watering while i'm doing this forecast the whole time. yes, sir. >> yes, sir, thank you. i have to raise my hand. didn't liz say, bacon is good for me? >> that was a commercial she just did. that will be on youtube forever. >> we'll give her some bacon later today. >> yes, we will. >> all right, lawrence, thank you. 5:17. a painful and costly lesson for a california woman. on the consumerwatch, sue kwon has the story of an $8,000 vacuum cleaner. reporter: irene peluso's vacuum is cleaning up a storm. it's also cleaning out her bank account. >> we ended up being sweet talked into it. >> reporter: last year, the retiree from madera was visited by two-door-to-door salesmen who she says spent almost two hours convincing her to buy a vortex force vacuum.
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>> they convinced us that we really had to have this. >> reporter: and the cost? a whopping $4,400. the six-year financing arrangement recommended by one of the salesmen brought it closer to $8,000. >> then i started regretting it that night and shed a lot of tears. >> reporter: a common reaction from people who buy from door- to-door sellers. the ftc's cooling off rule gives consumers three days to cancel for a full refund and requires salesmen to tell buyers about their cancellation rights at the time of the sale. by the was past the cancellation by the time ee reason tried to cancel, it was past the cancellation window. >> i thought i was stuck with it. >> reporter: not exactly. after a relative intervened and after publicity, the company that distributes the vortex vacuum agreed to cancel the contract. but irene continues to get bills. so consumerwatch stepped in and called the company that financed the deal. aqua financing told us it did
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not know why the bills kept coming but it promised to stop. it also said irene's credit rating would not be affected. good news for irene, who says next time someone knocks on her door trying to sell her something, she'll just say no. >> i'm going to say, sorry, not interested. and have a good day, close the door. >> reporter: many counties and cities in california require that door-to-door salesmen have licenses. madera county is one of them. but the office that issues licenses says that the men who visited irene did not have one. on the consumerwatch, sue kwon, kpix 5. >> if you need help with a consumerwatch problem, call our hotline at 888-5-helps-u. it's 5:19. the debate over safety recommendations for the america's cup, how the latest ruling will affect tomorrow's races. >> coming up, folks, oh, you're
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not everyone can be a foster parent, but anyone can help a foster child. there is a lot going on around the bay area this weekend. check out this festival in san jose. it should be sunny and warm,
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about 82 degrees. >> and that could cause some traffic tie-ups potentially in san jose. so here's a live look outside. some of our traffic cameras. we are starting to see some delays once again in those cash lanes over at the bay bridge toll plaza. golden gate and san mateo bridges things are running along just fine. more "timesaver traffic" coming up. hey, good morning, everybody. history made in oakland yesterday. little lucy lee 10 years old fired a 75 at sequoia country club in oakland to become the youngest girl to qualify for the u.s. women's amateur. that will be in south carolina. the young lady is from redwood shores. again, very distinctive. if you love golf, just 10 years old an can hit it a country mile if you fought that was impressive, how about last -- if you thought that was impressive, how about last night? pablo sandoval backed away and thanks to a friendly bounce,
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it's gone. first home run since late may. cut the padres' lead in half 2- 1. after tying it they went ahead in the 8th. blanco ground rule double. you bet. giants reaction in the dugout? they like it. giants 4, padres 2. derek jeter made his yankees season debut. he missed 91 games because of a fractured left ankle. looks good legging this one out. but he did leave the game after some tightness. and andre iguodala introduced yesterday to the bay area and we can already tell, he is going it be a favorite with the media -- he is going to be a favorite with the media. >> steph curry is like the second coming of jesus christ. seems like the most loved man on earth right now. >> indeed he is. and indeed iguodala will be. we have an extended interview with him coming up on game day and that will be late sunday night. we'll see you later everybody.
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>> thank you, vern. today's play of the day from formedder oakland aide and pride of petaluma jonny gomes he and the sox up in seattle. you want to see a great catch? watch johnny gomes launch, grab and run into the wall. great catch right there. boston went on to beat the mariners 8-7 and a big comebacker, the sox in oakland tonight. first of three. >> does that hurt? >> a little bit. >> looks like it. it is 5:25. check out these south bay parents bundled up. how this overnight camping event will help kids going back to school. >> and the investigation into the crash of asiana flight 214 continues. overnight, smoke was seen pouring from the wreckage. we'll have a live report next. ,,,,,,
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we will be prepared for the bloodiest, longest strike since the 1970s. >> bart gears up for another strike. >> this time around could get even uglier. >> riders should be worried. >> i'm so frustrated with both. >> the carnage that exists at that fuselage is horrific. >> all systems were go for what should have been a routine landing. >> the wreckage of asiana flight 214 is cut up and carted away. >> going to need to be removed very carefully. >> there's still no sign of 21- month-old daphne webb. >> cops aren't sure what happened. >> the search for daphne looks increasingly like a recover. >> george zimmerman's fate will be handed over today. >> we want people to be vocal but not violent. >> the america's cup is half empty. >> nothing turned out the way that was discussed three years ago. >> from across the bay to around the world, the stories that matter on "kpix 5 news this morning.
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good morning, it's friday, july 12. i'm michelle griego. >> i'm frank mallicoat. nearly 5:30 now. and new this morning, firefighters rushing to the wreckage of asiana flight 214 overnight after smoke was seen coming from the plane. it happened while crews were clearing some of the debris from saturday's crash. runway 28-left expected to open on sunday. investigators say the engine and automatic flight controls were all working normally before saturday's crash. the pilot told them that a flash of light he saw did not affect his vision. kpix 5 reporter anne makovec has more only latest overnight developments. >> reporter: yeah. there was smoke seen pouring out of the wreckage of the flight at about 3:30 this morning. if it was a fire, it appears to be out. but right after that they started moving it. they have been moving it very slowly down the runway. it's difficult to see but we shot this video within the past half hour of what looks like a
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vehicle pulling that wreckage into likely a hangar here at the airport so the investigation can continue. we are waiting for more information on if that was a fire and how it started at about 3:00 or 3:30 this morning. of course, asiana flight 214 crash-landed at if on saturday morning. two people died, more than 180 others were injured. the 777 jet has been on the runway ever since as investigators have been collecting physical evidence. now, two of our congressional delegates visited the crash site yesterday praising the ntsb and first responders who helped save lives. >> the carnage that exists at the fuselage is horrific. we are grateful that so many lives were saved and our first responders were there to make sure that they got out when they did. >> it was emotional. but what is impressive to me is that as emotional as it was to
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us to just arrive and seeing it carrying our hearts all week and seeing it in the news was that these people here on the ground, the chairman, the mayor and others, they had to deal with it minute by minute, our first responders. so they have to be unemotional about a very emotional thing. >> reporter: so the plan was for the ntsb to cut up and store the remainder of the plane's fuselage in a secure location here in the bay area. and then the feds were going to save some of the pieces to be taken to washington, d.c. for further analysis. but we don't know what might have changed about that plan or what might have been sped up because of what appears to be a fire at the wreckage this morning. live near sfo, anne makovec, kpix 5. >> thank you. the ntsb investigation is expected to take several months to complete. the ntsb has talked a lot about throttles, air speed and altitude. kpix 5's allen martin shows a new perspective on the crash
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and a better idea of what should have happened during the landing. reporter: this animation shows how flight 214 came into sfo. the second blue image is how it should have approached the runway. and about 9 seconds before impact a pilot makes the first comment about speed. you can see how much higher 214 should be. just after that, the plane's tail starts to drop. the first call to aboard the -- to abort the landing is too late. the rear landing gear slams into the rock wall at the end of the runway then the tail of the plane. >> one thing to note about that animation, the blue plane is meant to show the proper flight path but to make the comparison it had to be slowed down well beyond the proper speed 214 should have been going. three crash victims are still in critical condition this morning at san francisco general hospital. a spokesman says one of them is a juvenile and at stanford hospital two patients are in serious and good conditions. california pacific medical center has three patients in good condition. and saint mary's and st. francis each has a patient in stable condition. stay right here with kpix 5 for the latest updates on the crash- landing.
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head to kpix.com to see more video of the crash. hear the 911 cause and read survivor stories, as well. we have posted yesterday's entire ntsb press conference on our website. the search for a missing oakland girl has moved to the water. the fbi and oakland police put a robot under water at the martin luther king, jr. regional shoreline to search for 21-month-old daphne webb. the toddler and her dad spent time in the area. her dad called police wednesday and said someone took the child from the back seat of his suv. kpix 5 reporter cate caugiran is along the waterfront where detectives will continue their search for daphne this morning. >> reporter: one of the newest developments in this case is that john webb daphne's father was arrested on suspicion of child endangerment because he left daphne alone in the suv with his mother who has dementia. right now, oakland police are concerned about the relationship between father and
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daughter. still no one has come forward and said they saw the 21-month- old being taken from her dad's suv. meanwhile, time is ticking. fbi and police are working around the clock to find her. yesterday investigators combed through the waterfront area. it was a search on the water in the sky and on the ground. >> that's an area where the father and the child used to frequent. so we want to make sure that we're very thorough and we search that area. not only for witnesses or any evidence that may lead us in a direction during this investigation. >> reporter: webb says his daughter was taken from his parked suv as he ran into a corner store to grab an energy drink. he told police she was taken by a stranger. police say they are still looking for a suspect. witnesses say they saw a black or hispanic woman with long black hair walking away with a girl who look like daphne. now, as far as the search here on the waterfront, yesterday's search turned up unsuccessful
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and that robot came up with nothing. so investigators still have their work cut out for them. reporting live in oakland, cate caugiran, kpix 5. >> as far as we know webb is still not considered a suspect. still no one came forward placing the girl with her dad. deliberations could begin as soon as this afternoon in the second degree murder trial of george zimmerman. we have a live look inside the courtroom right now out in florida. prosecutors finished their closing arguments yesterday claiming zimmerman trayvon martin after profiling the teen as a criminal. the defense is expected to close right now this morning. the jury will be able to consider a lesser charge of manslaughter. >> they have to prove ill will, malice, hatred along that line to get to that level. so the manslaughter is a killing without justification. >> zimmerman has admitted to shooting martin last year but says it was self-defense after martin sucker punched him and slammed his head into the
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pavement. today boston police are going to dig up the body of the man believed to have been the boston strangler. albert desalvo was killed in prison in 1973. he had confessed to the boston strangler murders of 11 women in the 1960s but was never convicted. now dna secretly taken from his nephew linked him to the final murder. them desalvo's dna to confirm that. state senate in texas supposed to vote on a bill today calling for tough new restrictions on abortion. it appears the measure will pass. so far, democratic filibuster and a ruckus protest in the past prevented it from becoming law. extra police will be at the state capital in austin today. in newtown, connecticut, a plan is in the works to distribute more than $7 million donated for victims of the sandy hook school shootings. the families of the 26 children and adults killed are expected to get $281,000 each.
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families of 12 surviving children would get $20,000 under the proposal. we are going to switch gears. 5:37. we can start talking about the weekend. what day is it? >> i thought this day would never come. happy friday to you. our favorite day of the week no matter what. patchy fog this morning if you are headed out the door. a little gray to begin with but by the afternoon we'll break it up. out over the bay, somewhat broken already the temperatures mainly in the morning. by the afternoon, typical just the way we like t you will see some 70s and some 80s into the south bay. as high as 81 in cupertino, 78 in san jose. 78 degrees warm into morgan hill. east bay numbers back into the 80s once again. maybe some 90s into the weekend. inside the bay we'll feel the sea breeze. 64 in san francisco. we'll have more on the weekend forecast coming up. let's check the roads with elizabeth. >> thank you, lawrence. no need to rush out.
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it's a great friday morning commute so far. so if you are riding mass transit, they have more than 42 trains now all running on time systemwide and checking some of your drive times, these are your usually the busiest routes around the east bay. westbound 580 is starting to see that delay now from the altamont pass and continues up to vasco road. that's when you see things improve. that drive time is up to 24 minutes now between the altamont pass and the dublin interchange. but the nimitz and the eastshore freeway still look good through berkeley. so once again, this is a live look 20 miles an hour right now getting off of the altamont pass and heading towards livermore. that is traffic. back to you guys. 5:39. high expectations race day gram looming over one of the biggest sailing events. why the america's cup looks half empty for san francisco. ,,
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parents from low-income fams are waiting to new this morning long lines are forming outside a san jose charity. parents from low-income families are waiting to apply to get free school supplies for their kids. it's the 11th annual back a pack program at sacred heart community service on south 1st street. today is registration only between 9:30 this morning and 4:00 this afternoon. >> we want to make sure that every kid arrives at school ready to focus on the
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challenges of succeeding in education and future success. >> next month sacred heart will distribute 2300 backpacks each filled with school supplies. demand is expected to out number the supplies so the organization is hoping for more donations in the next month. this morning stock futures moved higher after a record close. ashley morrison of cbsmoneywatch.com joins us now. good morning, ashley. >> reporter: good morning. happy friday, everyone. well, investors liked what fed chair ben bernanke had to say about the future of the central bank's stimulus program that it will continue to pump billions of dollars into the economy and keep interest rates low. that led to a record-breaking day on wall street yesterday. the dow soared 169 points to reach a record of 15,460. the nasdaq was up 57. buying a home is now a bit more expensive as mortgage rates ballooned to a two-year high. according to freddie mac, right now the rate on a 30-year fixed loan is 4.51%.
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that's up from 3.35% just two months ago. the hike is blamed on the fear that the fed would slow down its stimulus program. and prices at the gas pump that are already creeping up are expected to skyrocket in just weeks. the increasing cost for oil and falling u.s. supplies could lead to a 15-cent price surge or worse within just the next two weeks. the national average for a gallon is already up 4 cents from this time last week. it is now at 3.52 a gallon. that's not what we like to hear. we like it when it's on the downward trend. >> it's already so high here in the bay area too. >> crazy. here's a shocker. airlines are having trouble arriving on time. >> yes, it is shocking. >> reporter: but yeah, it got worse apparently in may five planes were stuck on airport tarmacs for more than three hours. new government figures see this that month showed 79% of domestic flights were not
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delayed. that is down though from 83% this same time a year ago. hawaiian airlines has the best on time arrival rate while american eagle had the worst. so hawaii it is! aloha! >> aloha. who cares if you're late. you're in hawaii, right? the. >> exactly. ashley morrison of cbsmoneywatch.com, have a great weekend. the problems seem to keep mounting for the san francisco- hosted america's cup yacht race. yesterday a panel rejected some changes in safety rules that challengers complained would have given an unfair advantage to larry ellison's oracle team usa. now the director has to go back to the coast guard to get a revised permit. troubles have been plaguing the event which gavin newsom touted as the super bowl and world series put together. the preliminary rounds have been under way with only one boat competing. the crowds of spectators have been sparse to say the least.
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>> so far spent about $10 million. we estimate our total cost will be around $20. but we'll know when it's all over. less people means lower costs. >> reporter: certainly wasn't the way it was envisioned when we first said we got it? >> no. i think everyone would agree that nothing has really turned out the way that it was discussed three years ago. >> reporter: fundraising has fallen short and corporate sponsors are not coming together. in the end, san francisco could be on the hook for $8 million in losses. >> if those boats are out there today, they are going to have fog to contend with i best. >> they will especially this morning but they are beautiful to see out there. i mean, it is really neat to see the boats. there's only one racing when i was down there the other day. so i wish it was filled with all the boats out there. hey, folks, we are going to see that sea breeze carrying with low clouds and fog this morning. that will make for a cooler start to the day. the temperatures in the 50s now but by the afternoon, we'll enjoy some sunshine in most spots up in the 80s inland. 60s and 70s around the bay but cool at the coastline.
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very cloudy there. temperatures only in the 60s. well, looks like that trough of low pressure sliding on through that's helping to keep the numbers down but building in for the weekend. it will be warmer in the valleys. at the coastline not much difference. we are going to see plenty of low clouds and fog not a whole lot of sunshine. clouds trying to break up around the bay area a little later on this morning pulling back toward the coastline where they are going to sit the better part of the day. not much clearing at the beaches but you will see a lot of sunshine inside the bay and many in the valleys. sfo could see delays early on due to low clouds and fog. around the country thunderstorms expected in new york, that could cause some delays there. sunny chicago at 77. and about 100 degrees the possibility of some thunderstorms into houston. around the bay today you will see some 70s and maybe even some 80s inland. 60s at the coast. next couple of days will warm up maybe back into the 90s inland as we head into saturday and sunday. keeping you very cool at the coastline. those highs generally only in the 50s and low 60s. let's check the roads with
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elizabeth. thanks, lawrence. on this friday morning we are seeing some delays beginning to build over at the bay bridge. not the huge ones that we see when the metering lights are turned on but a bigger one. we are just seeing them right there towards the end of the parking lot just in the cash lanes as you can see from this picture. actually the far right cash lanes are also starting to stack up. but the middle of the fastrak lanes are getting by okay. so if you are a fast track user once again you're in luck for this early-morning 5:48 commute. let's go to 880 in oakland. this is what it looks like now. they cleared the overnight roadwork earlier but northbound traffic gets by the 15-minute drive time between 238 and the maze. we are getting word of one crash. i'll tell you where it is, pinole southbound 680 approaching 84. it's a rollover crash. it is in the center divide. now, obviously we are not seeing slowing on the sensors yet out of pleasanton. we'll let you know if that changes. back to you. 5:48 now.
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a hunger strike among california prisoners is now in its fourth day. 29,000 inmates are refusing to eat work or go to classes. they are protesting prison conditions and rules especially solitary confinement. the prisoners' protest is the largest in california history. homeless veterans in san jose now have 150 beds to choose from at a new emergency housing facility. the 8-building site will provide three meals a day, place to live, employment services and counseling. the center opens as a new wave of servicemen from iraq and afghanistan come home. >> the multiple deployment that those veterans have seen in these newer conflicts when they come to us for care, they're needing a higher degree of services than veterans from any other era that have been coming to see us in the past. >> veterans can stay there for two years with the hope they can get back on their feet in that time. in a number of cases, californians needing medicine for heart disease and cancer
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are paying 10 times more than they should pay. the california public interest research group uncovered the practice known as pay for delay. that's when farm suit cap companies pay generic manufacturers to keep lower cost equivalents off the market. calpirg says drug companies made $98 billion while generics were delayed. congress hopes to make that practice illegal. in this morning's healthwatch, a new link is discovered between antibodies and autism. scientists out of uc-davis say they have identified a linked to maternal autobody related were likely to have autism. the findings could lead to development of a diagnostic test to tell whether a woman carries that specific antibody. british researchers say pregnant women who have bipolar disorder or a family history of post partum psychosis are at
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very high risk of developing postpartum depression. a new study recommends these high risk mothers to be monitored before and after giving birth even if they are feeling well. the condition affects more than one in every 1,000 deliveries. 5:51. coming up, this furry little guy is just weird enough for youtube. the bizarre bunny getting a lot of looks online. you will meet it coming up. ,,,,
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"timesaver traffic" in just a few minutes. they must have proper etiquette in nebraska. jean tipped into the hole and the deer just waited until it was in to take off across the course at omaha country club. there you go. then he kept running but at least it had proper etiquette. >> that's what deers do. >> guess so this. you might call it the virus that's gone viral. a minnesota college student posted a video of what he dubbed the frankenstein rabbit on his facebook page. then posted the clip along with his best croc hunter impression. here he is. [ whispering ] >> the video garnered hundreds of thousands of views. wildlife experts say the horns
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are tumors that are caused by a virus that's common to these rabbits. and the concert by the ocean is back. he played it for two weeks in february at sunset at the bluffs at half moon bay. now he has 12 pianos along the coastline. >> didn't he destroy the piano after that. >> yes. i don't know what's happening with these. >> let's hope not with these dozen pianos. we know she can dance and hope we don't see that video. soon we'll see her basketball skills, as well. >> i don't know about skills. but i practice a little bit. >> does well for a pitcher. >> i got to meet bull of the harlem globetrotters. he was very nice and tall. they holding the cool summer skills camp for young basketball fans so we went out there in san ramon yesterday and we are going to feature that in an upcoming "cool school" segment. >> are you standing on a box?
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>> i am not but he was slouching down for me. >> a little. >> isn't that nice? we want to know what's cool about your school or summer camp. submit your nomination on our kpix.com/coolschool. we may come out and feature your school or camp on the show. by the way, i got to spin the ball on my finger. did it pretty well. >> good for you, michelle. coming up. 5:56. in the next half hour, police pay problems. why san jose could see a new exodus of officers. coming your way. >> reporter: breaking news overnight from the site of the wreckage of asiana flight 214. we'll tell you what happened and why they are moving the plane as we speak. ,,,,
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weather ad libs traffic ad libs good morning. it's friday, july 12th. i'm frank mallicoat. we're live in oakland where a missing toddler's father is arrested. we'll tell you what charges he
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is facing and will bring you the latest in the search efforts. >> asiana flight 214 is in the process of being moved right now. we'll have the very latest on the investigation. >> starting with plenty of low clouds and fog in spots. sunshine in others. what about the weekend? we'll talk about that coming up. >> and traffic is lighter than normal at the bay bridge toll plaza. we're also watching a couple of accidents. we'll have more on that in just a few minutes. >> thank you, liz. good morning, everyone. friday has arrived. july 12, i'm frank mallicoat. >> i'm michelle griego. time now is 6:00. let's check on our weekend forecast. >> guys, going to look good around the bay area at least in some spots. i think at the coastline we may see plenty of fog but out there now in the valleys in the interior from our mount vaca cam you have a lot of sunshine there. still some gray skies filtering into the bay at this hour and the temperatures holding mainly in the 50s outside. so if you are stepping out there now, you will see some cool temperatures into santa rosa. 52. 55 in san francisco. 53 san jose. looks like this weekend though we are going to see some gradual warming that will begin today. and in

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